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    300 laptops distributed to students

    MAZAR-I-SHARIF (PAN): The Ministry of Education distributed 300 laptop computers to female students at the Fatima Balkhi School in northern Balkh province, an official said on Wednesday.

    Speaking at the distribution ceremony, Education Director Qais Miher Ayeen said the laptops were distributed to fifth grade students.

    He said most of the computers had been installed with cartoon animation software to help children easily learn their lessons.  

    The education director said students would use the computers during winter vacations and would return them on completion of their fifth grade.

    He also said more computers would be distributed to students, if the outcome was positive.

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